In Colorado, Residents Return, Some To No Home

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September 17, 2013 AT 4:48 AM
The skies have improved over Colorado, allowing some evacuated residents to return to their flood-battered neighborhoods -- only to find there's no house to call home. Throughout Lyons, Colorado, the streets are dotted with snapped power poles while rescue workers and the National Guard members outnumber residents, who were forced to evacuate. The two branches of the St. Vrain Creek bisect the town, and nearly swallowed it whole.